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The Girls\' Guide to Homemaking

The Girls' Guide to Homemaking

(2011)
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'What makes you happy? What do you want from life?' I ran through a list of things that I supposed would make me sound cool. And then I told the truth. 'A home,' I said. 'A home with some people in it I love.' On a mission to have the perfect home, with tweeting bluebirds and a white picket fence, Juliet hits a major stumbling block - reality. On the first night with her boyfriend in their new flat, Juliet discovers that Simon has been sleeping with her best friend. After growing up in a dysfunctional family with secrets that haunt her, there's no way she is prepared to build her nest on a broken branch. Heartbroken and seeking an escape from her troubles, Juliet retreats into the comforting world of her grandmother's 1950s homemaking manuals, discovering tips like 'put a ribbon in your hair to brighten your husband's day' and though Juliet knows that won't get her anywhere, she discovers that craft and homemaking are back in style. Taking control of her life, Juliet is determined to get her home with a heart. But who will win hers?

 
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Paperback Editions

February 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: The Girl's Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
ISBN: 0-330-51800-3 / 978-0-330-51800-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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January 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: The Girls' Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
ISBN: 1-4472-0022-5 / 978-1-4472-0022-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

December 2011 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Girls' Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon   

December 2011 : UK Audio edition
Title: The Girls' Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   

May 2011 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Girls' Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
ISBN: 1-4450-0980-3 / 978-1-4450-0980-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2011 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Girls' Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
ISBN: 1-4450-0981-1 / 978-1-4450-0981-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2011 : UK MP3 CD
Title: The Girls' Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
ISBN: 1-4450-0982-X / 978-1-4450-0982-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

February 2011 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Girls' Guide to Homemaking
Author(s): Amy Bratley
Publisher: Pan
Availability: Amazon UK   



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